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Fact Sheet
Bureau of Nonproliferation
Washington, DC
January 20, 2001

African Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone Treaty (The Treaty of Pelindaba)

Dates of Signature, Ratification, and Deposit
(As of January 9, 2001)

Country

Signature

Ratification

Date of Deposit

Algeria

04/11/96

12/23/97

02/11/98

Angola

04/11/96

   

Benin

04/11/96

   

Botswana

06/09/98

02/04/99

06/16/99

Burkina Faso

04/11/96

05/12/98

08/27/98

Burundi

04/11/96

   

Cameroon

04/11/96

   

Cape Verde

04/11/96

   

Central African Republic

04/11/96

   

Chad

04/11/96

   

Comoros

04/11/96

   

Congo

01/27/97

   

Cote d'Ivoire

04/11/96

05/20/99

07/28/99

Dem. Rep. of Congo

04/11/96

   

Djibouti

04/11/96

   

Egypt

04/11/96

   

Equatorial Guinea

--

   

Eritrea

04/11/96

   

Ethiopia

04/11/96

   

Gabon

04/11/96

   

Gambia

04/11/96

09/03/96

10/16/96

Ghana

04/11/96

   

Guinea

04/11/96

05/26/99

01/21/00

Guinea-Bissau

04/11/96

   

Kenya

04/11/96

11/15/00

01/09/01

Lesotho

04/11/96

   

Liberia

07/09/96

   

Libya

04/11/96

   

Madagascar

--

   

Malawi

04/11/96

   

Mali

04/11/96

05/27/99

07/22/99

Mauritania

04/11/96

01/10/98

02/24/98

Mauritius

04/11/96

04/19/96

04/24/96

Morocco

04/11/96

   

Mozambique

04/11/96

   

Namibia

04/11/96

   

Niger

04/11/96

   

Nigeria

04/11/96

   

Rwanda

04/11/96

   

Sao Tome & Principe

07/09/96

   

Senegal

04/11/96

   

Seychelles

07/09/96

   

Sierra Leone

04/11/96

   

Somalia

--

   

South Africa

04/11/96

03/13/98

03/27/98

Sudan

04/11/96

   

Swaziland

04/11/96

11/13/96

07/17/00

Tanzania

04/11/96

05/27/98

06/19/98

Togo

04/11/96

06/26/00

07/18/00

Tunisia

04/11/96

   

Uganda

04/11/96

   

Zambia

04/11/96

   

Zimbabwe

04/11/96

02/09/98

04/06/98

 

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Needed for Treaty
Entry into Force: 28

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PROTOCOL I

Country

Signature

Ratification

Date of Deposit

France

04/11/96

07/31/97

10/10/97

People's Republic of China

04/11/96

09/06/96

09/20/96

Russian Federation

11/05/96

   

United Kingdom

04/11/96

   

United States of America

04/11/96

   
       

PROTOCOL II

Country

Signature

Ratification

Date of Deposit

France

04/11/96

09/06/96

09/20/96

People's Republic of China

04/11/96

07/31/97

10/10/97

Russian Federation

11/05/96

   

United Kingdom

04/11/96

   

United States of America

04/11/96

   

PROTOCOL III

Country

Signature

Ratification

Date of Deposit

France

04/11/96

09/06/96

09/20/96

Spain

     

 



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